Startup culture. Non-profit impact.
Join a team making entrepreneurial careers accessible to more young Canadians.
An open, collaborative ecosystem with a sustainable impact focus.
- Evaluate performance on progress to goals
- Flexible work style/pace
- ideas come from everyone
- Drive Agreement on deliverables
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Ready, train, 🔥🔥🔥.
Venture for Canada is a national charity on a mission to foster the entrepreneurial skills and mindsets of young Canadians. We recruit, train, and support young people to work for innovative Canadian small businesses and start-ups.
Through our programs, participants develop the network, knowledge, and entrepreneurial skills they need to thrive in rich, impactful careers.
Our vision is a Canada where young people can equitably realize their entrepreneurial potential to build the most prosperous place in the world.
So far, we’ve:
- Ranked as the 6th Fastest-Growing Charity in Canada (and just getting started)
- Launched 8 cohorts of entrepreneurial young people since incorporating 10 years ago
- Launched a field-leading Diversity, Equity and People Operations conference
- Supported thousands of students in short-term work placements
- Delivered thousands of hours in entrepreneurial training
- Distributed $9 million in wage subsidies and stipends in 2021, alone
- Collaborated with innovative sector leaders on programs like the Reskilling Retail Workers Project
Nine years in, we’re just getting started.
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